Tri-mode Intel® RAID Controllers bring PCIe* NVMe* to Hardware RAID
The Intel® RAID Adapter RSP3MD088F is designed for use in content and web hosting appliances, security appliances, financial institutions, cloud service providers, and enterprise IT. Its standard, low-profile MD2 form factor is designed for use in both Intel and third-party server products. It supports RAID levels 0/1/10/5/50/6/60 and optional maintenance-free cache backup with 4 GB DDR4. With eight internal and eight external ports, the Intel® RAID Adapter RSP3MD088F supports NVMe*, SAS, and SATA connections to expanders and external JBODs for highly customized hybrid configurations. The Intel® RAID Adapter RSP3MD088F provides performance and scalability, with high uptime for mass storage, with maximum reliability for high-intensity workloads.
Supports RAID levels 0/1/1/0/5/50/6/60
Supports NVMe* over PCIe* 3.0, 12 Gb/s SAS over PCIe* 3.0, and 6 Gb/s SATA
Utilizes Avago* SAS3508 ROC I/O processor
4 GB 2133 MT/s DDR4 cache memory
Two mini-SAS-HD (SFF8643) connectors
SuperCapacitor kit enables maintenance-free cache backup, reducing maintenance costs due to regular battery replacement
Optional: Self-encrypting drive support enables hardware disk encryption services on capable drives
This feature may not be available on all computing systems. Please check with the system vendor to determine if your system delivers this feature, or reference the system specifications (motherboard, processor, chipset, power supply, HDD, graphics controller, memory, BIOS, drivers, virtual machine monitor-VMM, platform software, and/or operating system) for feature compatibility. Functionality, performance, and other benefits of this feature may vary depending on system configuration.